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Jans Croon

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Position
5'6''
Height
Freshman
Class
San Diego, Calif.
Hometown
Torrey Pines
High School / Club
Jans Croon - Field Hockey - Virginia Cavaliers

Jans Croon Pronunciation

2021

  • Was in the starting lineup for her first collegiate game against Penn State, the only freshman in the starting lineup (8/27)

Background

  • Named 2020 MAX Field Hockey West/Mid-West Region Players to Watch
  • Member of the 2020 and 2021 US RISE Junior National Team
  • Lived in Haarlem, the Netherlands until age 13, playing field hockey at MHC Alliance
  • Was a competitive speed skater until moving to the United States
  • Played beach volleyball while living in Manhattan Beach, California, before moving to San Diego
  • Attended Mira Costa High School freshman through junior year, which did not sponsor field hockey, before transferring to Torrey Pines High as a senior

Personal

  • Daughter of Barbara van Leeuwen and Thijs Croon
  • Undeclared major